What’s On in Brisbane for Families

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Design.It | Ipswich

1 June - 28 July

Design.It Ipswich

Discover design.it — an innovative all-ages program, blending art, design, and language to inspire creativity in a hands-on environment coming to the Ipswich Art Gallery from Saturday 1 June to Sunday 28 July 2024.

Inspired by Articulation + Elsewhere exhibitions, design.it merges art, design, and language, exploring how they connect and empower creative expression and communication.

Discover the visual storytelling of design, the poetic elements of language, and the beauty of artistic expression, in a program that encourages critical thinking, effective communication, and meaningful creation.

Experiment with different design tools and techniques, drawing inspiration from the surrounding artwork.

Unleash your imagination and learn to shape your ideas into tangible masterpieces. Are you ready to design.it?

  • 10am — 5pm daily
  • Free. All ages welcome
  • Bookings are not required for general visitation to the exhibition. Groups larger than 10 people do require a booking.


1 June
28 July
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Ipswich Art Gallery
d’Arcy Doyle Place (Nicholas Street)
Ipswich, QLD 4305 Australia
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